[nycphp-talk] pear package manager
mwithington at PLMresearch.com
Mon Jan 31 11:06:36 EST 2005
Thanks. That did the trick. On a related note. Anyone know of a good pear
primer (in book form) that I can buy for reading on the train/etc?
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[mailto:talk-bounces at lists.nyphp.org]On Behalf Of Scott Mattocks
Sent: Monday, January 31, 2005 11:02 AM
To: NYPHP Talk
Subject: Re: [nycphp-talk] pear package manager
Mark Withington wrote:
> I'm new to pear and its package manager. Have successful installed pear
> my windoz box and am trying to use install from the command line.
> Everything appears to work OK, however, the particular package that I'm
> trying to install is listed as beta. The pear install command appears to
> only support those packages listed as stable. Anyone know of a
> Is there a switch I can set that will install beta packages?
You need to set your prefered package state. You can see your current
settings by typing:
$ pear config-show
And then you can set up pear to allow you to install beta packages by
$ pear config-set preferred_state beta
scott at crisscott.com
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